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[Railroad Spike Driving]

Description: Color photograph of a man driving a railroad spike in a live demonstration at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. He is using a large hammer to drive a nail through the wooden rails that have been set in the grass. Two men stand nearby; one of them is also holding a large spiking hammer and is wearing overalls and a train conductor's cap.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Dutch Festival Participants]

Description: Color photograph of a group of women standing in a line while holding brooms in order to sweep the area before the ribbon cutting at the opening ceremony of the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. They are all wearing traditional Dutch dresses and aprons.
Date: August 3, 1978
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Morris Dancers]

Description: Color photograph of a group of men performing a "Morris dance," an English folk dance, at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. They are lined up in two facing rows. A crowd of onlookers is visible behind them.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[A Young Boy Working on a Loom]

Description: Color photograph of a young boy seated at a wooden loom, courtesy of the Austin Weavers Co-op, a group that has its own booth at the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. He has both hands situated on either side of strings that are held taut in the loom. Festival-goers are partially visible behind him.
Date: [1978-08-03..1978-08-06]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Man Speaking at the Opening Ceremony]

Description: Color photograph of a man standing behind a podium with a microphone pointed at him. He is identified as Jack Maguire, the executive director of the Institute of Texan Cultures; he is speaking at the opening ceremony of the 7th annual Texas Folklife Festival. Behind him is a partially visible crowd of people.
Date: August 3, 1978
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Children Playing]

Description: Photograph of two children playing at the 19th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. One child sits on a wooden swing, while the other child pushes her. A woman sits on a bench to the left of the children, watching them play.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Children Wearing Viking Hats]

Description: Photograph of children wearing Viking hats at the 19th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The children stand in a row underneath a canopied pavilion, watching a presentation on-stage.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Asian Food Booth]

Description: Photograph of the India Food Booth at the 19th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, three women wearing traditional Indian saris prepare food for festival participants. A quilt hangs behind the women, in front of a chain-link fence.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Children Playing Bocce]

Description: Photograph of children playing bocce ball at the 19th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Three boys and a girl stand in a line, each holding a ball. The bocce area is surrounded by hay bales.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Cajun Gumbo]

Description: Photograph of a man cooking Cajun gumbo at the 19th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The man wears a striped shirt, jeans, and a straw hat as he uses a large wooden paddle to stir the metal drum. Festival participants are visible in the background, interacting with festival exhibits.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Barbecue Ribs Booth]

Description: Photograph of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity serving barbecued ribs at the 19th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, four men are wearing aprons and displaying a tub of cooked ribs inside of a festival booth. Participants wait in line outside of the booth.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Possum Lecture]

Description: Photograph of Sherman Yoakum displaying a possum diagram at the 19th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Sherman, a "Professor of Possumology," wears a safari-style hat and overalls as he gives a possum lecture.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Claire Campbell Telling a Story]

Description: Photograph of Claire Campbell telling a story at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Claire wears a dark patterned dress with a checkered apron, gesturing to the audience on an outdoor stage.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[David Hartman Teaching a Class]

Description: Photograph of a woman presenting a class at the 19th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. The woman stands on a stool, holding a piece of paper in her hand. David Hartman stand to her left, holding a similar piece of paper. Several festival participants sit in desks at the back of the room, watching the couple interact.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Dr. Eliseo Torres Explaining Folk Medicine]

Description: Photograph of Dr. Eliseo Torres of Texas A&M University Kingsville explaining Mexican Folk Medicine at the 19th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Dr. Torres is accompanied by Kate Rizzato, a sign language interpreter.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Estelle Kierce Serving Sauerkraut]

Description: Photograph of Estelle Kierce serving food in the Castroville Alsatian food booth at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Estelle wears a white peasant blouse and a large nametag. She holds a bottle of mustard as she prepares sauerkraut for a festival participant.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Alpha Phi Alpha Barbecue Ribs Booth]

Description: Photograph of the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity serving barbecued ribs at the 19th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. In the photograph, four men are wearing aprons and displaying a tub of cooked ribs inside of a festival booth. Participants wait in line outside of the booth.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Claire Campbell Telling a Story]

Description: Photograph of Claire Campbell telling a story at the Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Claire wears a dark patterned dress with a checkered apron, gesturing to the audience on an outdoor stage.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Ventriloquist Nacho Estrada]

Description: Photograph of ventriloquist Nacho Estrada performing at the 19th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Nacho Estrada wears a collared shirt with a knit tie, suspenders, sunglasses, and a straw hat as he operates the doll.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Making Tortillas at the Mexican Market]

Description: Photograph of women making tortillas at the 19th Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Two women lean over a grill, flipping the tortillas with a spatula. Other festival workers stand behind the women, working the festival booth.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Al Morgan Branding Robert Thonoff]

Description: Photograph of Al Morgan, a blacksmith, branding Robert Thonoff at the 19th Annual Texas Folklife Festival in San Antonio, Texas. Several men hold Robert still as Al paints letters on the back of his overalls.
Date: [1990-08-02..1990-08-05]
Creator: Informedia
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections